US airlines must apply soon for grants

US airlines must apply soon for grants

American Airlines passenger planes crowd a runway where they are parked due to flight reductions to slow the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Tulsa International Airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S. March 23, 2020. Nick Oxford | REUTERS U.S. airline executives...
Airlines receiving aid can consolidate routes into fewer airports

Airlines receiving aid can consolidate routes into fewer airports

Jets are parked on runway 28 at the Pittsburgh International Airport on March 27, 2020 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Jeff Swensen | Getty Images The U.S. Department of Transportation said Tuesday it will allow airlines that receive coronavirus aid to consolidate...
United Airlines warns aid isn’t enough to avoid workforce cuts

United Airlines warns aid isn’t enough to avoid workforce cuts

United Airlines planes at Newark Liberty International Airport Leslie Josephs | CNBC United Airlines warned that it expects a lengthy slump in travel demand because of coronavirus, which will likely require the carrier to have a smaller workforce. The comments came...
Lawmakers near deal on $25 billion in grants for airlines

Lawmakers near deal on $25 billion in grants for airlines

People walk through a sparse international departure terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) as concern over the coronavirus grows on March 7, 2020 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Lawmakers on Capitol Hill were close to a deal that would include $25...